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MLA Citation Style, 7th Edition: One Author or Editor

A University of Lethbridge Library guide to MLA style citations.

5.5.2-5.5.3 (pp. 148-54)

Example 1 – One Author

IT:     (Bickerton 76)

WC:   Bickerton, Derek. More than Nature Needs: Language, Mind, and Evolution. Cambridge: Harvard UP, 2014.



Example 2 – One Editor

IT:     (Sell 13)

WC:   Sell, Roger D., ed. Literary Community-Making: The Dialogicality of English Texts from the Seventeenth

                  Century to the Present. Amsterdam: John Benjamins, 2012. Print.